BRAND NEW LOOK, NEW TEAMS, BRAND NEW SEASON.
As if we didn't need MORE teams, we add 4-more this season. Grays Harbor Bearcats, Northwest Nighthawks, Portland Vipers and Northwest Hurricanes. Bellingham Bulldogs are now the Whatcom Warbirds.
Season starts May 13th
The league will have 3 Divisions as follows:
Division 1: Rams, Warbirds, Wolfpack, Vikings, Nighthawks, Grizzlies
Division 2: Kings, Ravens, Bengals, Rage, Storm, Hurricanes
Division 3: Bearcats, Mayhem, Vipers, Cobras, Outlaws
There will be three crossover games. The final four teams from last year will play each other during the season (Kings, Rams, Ravens, Bulldogs).
Playoffs for 2017, has been expanded to 10 teams. Top three from Division 1, top three from Division 2, from Division 3 top two teams. The last two next two teams with the best record. The seeding is determined by win-loss record, head to head, most point scored.
Wildcard weekend: 7-10 play, 1-6 bye week
1vs8 2vs7 3vs6 4vs5
winners who advance will be the highest seed vs lowest seed